17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
5
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Newark

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cathedral Rock, Boynton Canyon Trail, Fay Canyon Trail, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Honanki Heritage Site, then take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, and then Head underground at Lava River Cave. Keep things going the next day: trek along Broken Arrow Trail, take in breathtaking views at Boynton Canyon Trail, then trek along Fay Canyon Trail, then view the masterpieces at Village Gallery of Local Artists, and finally trek along Doe Mountain Trail.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sedona trip planner.

Newark to Sedona is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 54°F. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Lava River Cave
Highlights from your plan
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail
Boynton Canyon Trail ©
Boynton Canyon Trail

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Moran Point as well as Kolb Studio. Explore hidden gems such as Bright Angel Trail and Mather Point. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon South Rim and Hopi Point. The adventure continues: hike along Rim Trail, take in panoramic vistas at Yavapai Point, take a spin around town with Bright Angel Bike Rentals and Tours, and take some stellar pictures from Powell Point.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sedona in May: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 68°F, while lows dip to 33°F. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Thu) before leaving for Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

1
night
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rainbow Bridge National Monument as well as Antelope Canyon Tours by Roger Ekis. On the 21st (Thu), surround yourself with nature on Antelope Canyon Tours by Roger Ekis, then appreciate the history behind Rainbow Bridge National Monument, and then steep yourself in history at Lonely Dell Ranch Historic District.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Page route planner .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Page, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 55°F. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Waterholes Canyon ©
Waterholes Canyon
Lonely Dell Ranch Historic District ©

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Moran Point as well as Kolb Studio. Visiting Grand Canyon South Rim and Toroweap Point will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like South Kaibab Trail and Bright Angel Point. Enjoy Grand Canyon National Park some more: add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, make a trip to Pipe Creek Vista, take some stellar pictures from Maricopa Point, and take a memorable drive along Point Imperial Drive.

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Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Page in May, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are little chillier (68°F), and nights are much colder (33°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Bright Angel Point ©
Bright Angel Point
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

2
nights
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Canyon Trail Rides, Red Canyon Trail Rides and Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, trot along with Canyon Trail Rides, then surround yourself with nature on Red Canyon Trail Rides, then explore the striking landscape at Thor's Hammer, and finally get great views at Inspiration Point. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Rim Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Bryce Amphitheatre, take a memorable drive along Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive, then take some stellar pictures from Fairyland Point, and finally explore the striking landscape of Under-the-Rim Trail.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Bryce Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 31°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Canyon Trail Rides ©
Canyon Trail Rides
Thor's Hammer ©
Thor's Hammer

3
nights
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kolob Terrace Road, Parowan Gap Petroglyphs, Kolob Canyon Road, and other attractions you added. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Zion National Park and The Narrows. Get outdoors at Hidden Canyon and Temple of Sinawava Trail. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Riverside Walk, stroll through Watchman Trail, and mingle with the ghosts of the past at Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town).

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Zion National Park trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in May; daily highs in Zion National Park reach 76°F and lows reach 41°F. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sat) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town), Parowan Gap Petroglyphs
Highlights from your plan
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Red Electric Bike Tours, Red Rock Scooter Tours and Fremont Street Experience. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): shop like a local with The Strip. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fremont Street Experience, then see Red Rock Scooter Tours, and finally admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Zion National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Zion National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 87°F by day to 64°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Scooter Tours ©
Red Rock Scooter Tours
Red E Bike Tours ©
Red E Bike Tours

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